Impounded vehicles

If you receive a letter telling you that your vehicle has been impounded, you must claim your vehicle within one month of the letter being sent. If you do not claim your vehicle, it may be sold at auction or disposed of.

To claim a vehicle, please download and fill in the Application for release of impounded goods (PDF 161 KB).

You must lodge your application at the Council Administration Centre and include:

  • payment of the release fee
  • satisfactory evidence that you own the vehicle, like:
    • personal identification
    • registration papers
    • motor dealer documents
    • a statutory declaration
  • an authority to act on behalf of the owner – if you are claiming the vehicle on behalf of someone else
  • satisfactory evidence of the right to possession – if you are claiming a right to possession of the vehicle.

If a vehicle is not successfully claimed within one month of us sending an advice notice, the vehicle will be disposed of in line with Local Law No. 2 (Administration) 2010.

Release of Impounded vehicles

  1. A vehicle may be re-claimed by the owner within one month from the date of this notice upon;
    1. Completion of an Application for the Release of Impounded Goods form; and
    2. Payment of the prescribed release fee per vehicle ($320.00 for 2021 / 2022); and
    3. Provision of sufficient evidence to satisfy Council of the person's right of ownership or possession of the vehicle; (e.g. personal identification drivers licence, registration papers, motor dealer documents, a statutory declaration)
  2. A person acting on behalf of the owner must satisfy Council of their right to possession and authority to act on behalf of the owner.
  3. All applications for the release of impounded vehicles must be lodged at the Logan Central Administration centre. For more information, please call us on 07 3412 3412.
  4. If a successful claim is not made for the return of a vehicle within one month of the date of this notice then the property in the vehicle vests in the local government and the local government may dispose the vehicle in accordance with section 42(5) (Disposal of Vehicle) of Logan City Council's Local Law No. 2 (Administration) 2010.

Note: For safety reasons, an owner seeking the release of an unregistered vehicle must arrange for a licensed tow truck (tray back) to transport the vehicle from Council's impounded vehicle holding yard.

List of impounded vehicles as at 14 January 2022:

Impounded vehicles and details list
Date impounded Vehicle description Registration Address impounded CSIGR number
10 October 2019 White Subaru Liberty sedan             475YQF Bardon Road, Logan Central 10342
28 November 2020 Silver Holden Cruze sedan 688SWL     Spanns Road, Beenleigh 11805
15 April 2021 Black Dodge Nitro wagon 732ZCQ     Stevens Court Crestmead 11925
8 June 2021 Silver Mitsubishi Lancer sedan  603ZQZ Jacaranda Avenue, Logan Central 12091
10 June 2021 Black Holden Captiva wagon  587SLN Ellerslie Road, Meadowbrook 12093
9 July 2021 Gold Subaru Impreza hatchback  033XZP Fleet Street, Browns Plains 12118
12 July 2021 Blue Holden Rodeo utility ROOFHUB     Felice Court, Daisy Hill   12119
15 July 2021 Silver Ford Falcon sedan   ATM77A (NSW) Dampier Avenue, Eagleby 12122
22 July 2021 Red Honda CRV wagon 877IAX     Willow Street, Woodridge 12135
26 July 2021 Gold Holden Commodore sedan  473YNY     Macaranga Street, Marsden  12141
28 July 2021 Red Holden Barina hatchback 676WXK     Fleet Street, Browns Plains 12146
26 August 2021 Grey Boat Trailer unknown make and model with blue and white Boat EP7098 Catherine Street, Beenleigh 12164
1 September 2021 Gold Nissan Tiida sedan 307BO4 Smallwood Street, Underwood 12168
9 September 2021 White Kia Rio sedan 560VDI Davison Court, Marsden 12174
13 September 2021 Silver Toyota Camry sedan     563AM9 Manila Street, Beenleigh 12175
21 September 2021 Red Holden Commodore Sedan         110IEO Beaudesert Beenleigh Road, Mundoolun 12192
21 September 2021 Black Mazda RX8 sedan         813ZEU Joyal Street, Logan Central 12194
29 September 2021 Suzuki Swift, burnout     Unknown     Meakin Road, Meadowbrook 12204
7 October 2021 Light Blude Mazda 2 hatchback 444KUB     Rochedale Road, Rochedale South 12210
11 October 2021 White Mitsubishi Lancer Station wagon 128XSY Fryer Road, Eagleby 12211
11 October 2021 White Holden Epica sedan  526AQ5     Fryer Road, Eagleby 12212
19 October 2021 Grey Boat Trailer unknown make Unknown Brett Street, Browns Plains 12215
20 October 2021 Black Mazda 3 sedan 547YSZ Pepper Tree Drive, Holmview 12217
20 October 2021 Silver Toyota Camry sedan 656TLB Diltar Street, Loganlea 12220
25 October 2021 White Ford Falcon sedan Unknown Calder Court, Crestmead 12221
26 October 2021 Dark Grey Renault Migane sedan 343CG8 Vitko Street, Woodridge 12222
27 October 2021 Dark Green Ford Laser sedan 206GTQ Achilles Drive, Springwood 12223
27 October 2021 Dark Grey Holden Cruze sedan 197AY8 Herbert Street, Slacks Creek 12224
28 October 2021 White Renault Master van 678AU3 Orchid Street, Woodridge 12228
11 November 2021 Blue Ford Focus hatchback        792KHV Silkwood Circuit, Park Ridge 12243
25 November 2021 White Toyota Camry sedan YHW372     Achilles Drive, Springwood 12252
30 November 2021 White Toyota Camry Sedan 152RKN Cronulla Court, Slacks Creek 12253
2 December 2021 White Ford Econovan 279ZAD Cronulla Court, Slacks Creek 12258
12 December 2021 White Toyota Camry Sedan  106ZOZ Chatswood Road, Daisy Hill 12261

Impounded vehicle auction

The last impounded vehicle auction was held on 18 August 2021.

As soon as a new date for the next auction has been set, we will update the information on this page.

Purchasers must make arrangements to legally tow or transport vehicles from Council’s Depot. For safety reasons, the buyer of an unregistered vehicle(s) must arrange for a licensed tow truck (tray back) to transport the vehicle from Council's impounded vehicle holding yard. The use of car trailers is not permitted.

Council reserves the right to withdraw any vehicle from an advertised auction without prior notice.

Enclosed footwear must be worn. Children must be supervised by an adult. Animals, smoking and alcohol are not permitted in Depot grounds. Access is via Plantation Rd and on-street parking is required.

This auction is in accordance with Council's Local Law No. 2 (Administration) 2010.

For more information please call us on 07 3412 3412 or email us at